papas fritas translation | Spanish-English dictionary

papas fritas n.
1. french fries 2. chips

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
packet of crisps ; bag of crisps
to throw up
when things hot up
[Latam] Cono Sur;(MODISMOS)
1. french fries 2. chips
packet of crisps ; bag of crisps
a portion {o} helping of chips
my mum and dad
my mom and pop
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[2]      sf  
1      (esp LAm)   (=patata)   potato  
MODISMOS cuando las papas queman        (Cono Sur)   when things hot up  
MODISMOS echar las papas        (Esp)  
*   to throw up *     
MODISMOS ni papa      *   no entiendo ni papa      I don't understand a word  
no oyó ni papa      he didn't hear a thing  
no sabe ni papa      he hasn't got a clue  
  papa dulce   sweet potato  
  papas colchas     (CAm)   crisps, potato chips   (EEUU)     
   papas fritas          chips, French fries   (EEUU)  
2      (Méx)  
*   (=mentira)   fib *  
3      (Cono Sur)  
*   (=golpe)   bash *  
4      (Caribe)  
*   (=trabajo fácil)   soft job *  
5      (Méx)   (=sopa)   porridge, gruel     (Cono Sur)   (=de bebé)   baby food
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

papas, papas colchas, papas, papa

"papas fritas": examples and translations in context
Pedí salsa ranchera para estas papas fritas. I asked for ranch dressing with these fries.
El Sr. Patrick es maniático con sus papas fritas. Mr. Patrick's real particular about his fries.
Tengo cerveza en la nevera, papas fritas. I got beer in the fridge, a couple bags of chips.
- Quiero toda la bolsa de papas fritas. I want the whole bag of chips.
Tengo unas papas fritas en el congelador. - I've - I got some more French fries in the freezer.
Lo invitamos a substituir otro platillo por sus papas fritas. You're welcome to substitute a side dish for your French fries.
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